Printmaking & Mixed Media

While our printmaking studio is exceptionally well-equipped to produce traditional art prints, it is also nationally known for innovations in non-toxic printmaking.  We also incorporate innovative mixed-media techniques into many classes.

Printmaking Material List

  Materials List

Classes not listed here will either have required materials in the class description, discuss needed materials during the first class, or the materials will be supplied.

Registration

Fall 2019 Registration Dates
Friends of SSA: Online | Tues, Aug 6 at 9:00am
Phone | In-Person | Thurs, Aug 8
Open registration | Tues, Aug 13

Printmaking Course Descriptions

 6027 | Mixed Media: Art Materials Special Effects

Level: All Levels | Instructor: Margaret Craig
Dates: Tues, 9/17/2019 to 11/19/2019 | 1:00 PM- 3:45 PM
Studio: Droste Design Studio | Building: Santikos Building
Tuition: $325.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $310.00

Get the most out of your art materials-whether traditional or nontraditional. This is a good class for those working in other disciplines who want to add mixed media to their work. Learn about substrates, including canvas, wood, MDF, and paper. Learn the best ways to build a painting surface. Find out about "mock" lacquer, sanded paint, crackle effects, spray-paint, stencils, special effects, medium combinations, paint-skins, collage, photo transfer, epoxy, and other interesting materials and effects. Materials included and available for experimentation; however, students should bring painting supplies and brushes they may already have. No previous painting experience required, but some art experience expected.

 6093 | Beyond the Basics: Adv Encaustic Painting

Level: Intermediate/Advanced | Instructor: Michelle Belto
Dates: Fri - Sun, 10/4/2019 to 10/6/2019 | 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM
Studio: Droste Design Studio | Building: Santikos Building
Tuition: $330.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $315.00

This three-day advanced encaustic workshop is designed for the experienced encaustic student or cold wax student who would like to refine their work, explore new directions or expand their skills in working with wax-based paint. Individual direction and development of a personal vision will be the goal of this class. Through guided exercises, informal group discussion and individual support, students will be challenged to push the boundaries of their work by developing material that is layered in content and concept. A review of safe studio practices and refresher demonstrations in encaustic techniques will be available as needed. The class is suitable to students who have taken this class previously and who have a foundation in encaustic painting or cold wax. Co-sponsored by R&F Paint, students will receive sample materials. Prerequisite: Students without prior classes with this instructor need permission of the instructor prior to registrating. Please see the SSA website for a materials list.

 6107 | Water-Based Screen Printing

Level: All Levels | Instructor: Gregory Alan Johnson
Dates: Tues, 9/17/2019 to 11/19/2019 | 6:30 PM- 9:15 PM
Studio: Droste Design Studio | Building: Santikos Building
Tuition: $320.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $305.00

Screen printing, also called silkscreen and serigraphy, is a versatile way to create images using a variety of stencils attached to a fine mesh screen. Stencils can be made from cut materials, fluid materials painted directly onto the screen, or produced photographically on the screen with a light sensitive emulsion. This class will include introductory instruction as well as some advanced techniques focusing on the breadth of methods and techniques used to generate printed images. Materials will be discussed the first class. No previous printmaking experience required, but some art and drawing experience helpful.

 6111a | Non-Toxic Printmaking

Level: Advanced | Instructor: Lacey Mills
Dates: Wed, 9/18/2019 to 11/20/2019 | 10:00 AM- 12:45 PM
Studio: Flohr Print Studio | Building: Santikos Building
Tuition: $330.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $315.00

In this class, students will explore non-toxic printmaking methods and focus on areas of greatest individual interest. Beginning level students will try various types of printmaking-relief, monotype, collagraph, and etching. Class instruction will include producing the plate or matrix, printing, and editioning. Intermediate-level students will have the opportunity to explore more advanced projects in etching, relief, lithography, and collagraph. A materials list will be provided at the first class. NOTE: Section A is for experienced printmakers; Section B is open to all levels; and Section C is geared toward beginning printmakers.

 6111b | Non-Toxic Printmaking

Level: All Levels | Instructor: Margaret Craig
Dates: Wed, 9/18/2019 to 11/20/2019 | 6:30 PM- 9:15 PM
Studio: Flohr Print Studio | Building: Santikos Building
Tuition: $330.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $315.00

In this class, students will explore non-toxic printmaking methods and focus on areas of greatest individual interest. Beginning level students will try various types of printmaking-relief, monotype, collagraph, and etching. Class instruction will include producing the plate or matrix, printing, and editioning. Intermediate-level students will have the opportunity to explore more advanced projects in etching, relief, lithography, and collagraph. A materials list will be provided at the first class. NOTE: Section A is for experienced printmakers; Section B is open to all levels; and Section C is geared toward beginning printmakers.

 6111c | Non-Toxic Printmaking

Level: Beginning | Instructor: Lacey Mills
Dates: Fri, 9/20/2019 to 12/6/2019 | 10:00 AM- 12:45 PM
Studio: Flohr Print Studio | Building: Santikos Building
Tuition: $330.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $315.00

In this class, students will explore non-toxic printmaking methods and focus on areas of greatest individual interest. Beginning level students will try various types of printmaking-relief, monotype, collagraph, and etching. Class instruction will include producing the plate or matrix, printing, and editioning. Intermediate-level students will have the opportunity to explore more advanced projects in etching, relief, lithography, and collagraph. A materials list will be provided at the first class. NOTE: Section A is for experienced printmakers; Section B is open to all levels; and Section C is geared toward beginning printmakers. No class Oct 18 & Nov 29.

 6100a | Print Studio Rental: 4-hour block

Level: Advanced | Instructor: Margaret Craig
Dates: 9/16/2019 to 12/6/2019 | Arranged through Department
Studio: Flohr Print Studio | Building: Santikos Building
Tuition: $60.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $45.00

Studio Rental provides shared studio work time to those experienced in printmaking. Renters must have a good understanding of the print equipment and studio protocol; no instruction will be available during this time. Prerequisite: Please email Margaret A Craig at mcraig@swschool.org in advance. Alternate dates are available by appointment.

 6100b | Print Studio Rental: Unlimited Time

Level: Advanced | Instructor: Margaret Craig
Dates: 9/16/2019 to 12/6/2019 | Arranged through Department
Studio: Flohr Print Studio | Building: Santikos Building
Tuition: $315.00 | Friends/Seniors (65+): $300.00

Studio Rental provides shared studio work time to those experienced in printmaking. Renters must have a good understanding of the print equipment and studio protocol; no instruction will be available during this time. Prerequisite: Please email Margaret A Craig at mcraig@swschool.org in advance. Alternate dates are available by appointment.

 
 

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6027 | Mixed Media: Art Materials Special Effects
See description above.
Dates: 9/17/2019 - 11/19/2019 | 1:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 9/17/2019 and ending 11/19/2019 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 325.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 310.00 ea.

6093 | Beyond the Basics: Adv Encaustic Painting
See description above.
Dates: 10/4/2019 - 10/6/2019 | 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Sunday, Friday and Saturday starting 10/4/2019 and ending 10/6/2019 at 10:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 330.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 315.00 ea.

6107 | Water-Based Screen Printing
See description above.
Dates: 9/17/2019 - 11/19/2019 | 6:30 PM - 9:15 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 9/17/2019 and ending 11/19/2019 at 6:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 320.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 305.00 ea.

6111a | Non-Toxic Printmaking
See description above.
Dates: 9/18/2019 - 11/20/2019 | 10:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 9/18/2019 and ending 11/20/2019 at 10:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 330.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 315.00 ea.

6111b | Non-Toxic Printmaking
See description above.
Dates: 9/18/2019 - 11/20/2019 | 6:30 PM - 9:15 PM
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 9/18/2019 and ending 11/20/2019 at 6:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 330.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 315.00 ea.

6111c | Non-Toxic Printmaking
See description above.
Dates: 9/20/2019 - 12/6/2019 | 10:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Irregular classes scheduled starting 9/20/2019 and ending 12/6/2019 at 10:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 330.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 315.00 ea.

6100a | Print Studio Rental: 4-hour block
See description above.
Dates: 9/16/2019 - 12/6/2019 | Arranged through Department
Classes scheduled every week on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday starting 9/16/2019 and ending 9/16/2019
 
Attendees: 1 $ 60.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 45.00 ea.

6100b | Print Studio Rental: Unlimited Time
See description above.
Dates: 9/16/2019 - 12/6/2019 | Arranged through Department
Classes scheduled every week on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday starting 9/16/2019 and ending 9/16/2019
 
Attendees: 1 $ 315.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 300.00 ea.

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